NaRCAD has jumped right into action in 2016! We've been getting out of Boston, working with colleagues across the country in a range of settings. As we've partnered with state and local public health agencies, long-term care providers, primary-care networks, and other organizations, we've seen...  
The NaRCAD Team
We facilitated a 1-day workshop for 14 active academic detailers working on two public health priorities: promoting diabetes screening and management tools as part of their Diabetes, Heart Disease, & Stroke Program, and increasing colorectal cancer screening across the state as part of IDHW's Comprehensive Cancer Control program. 

A NaRCAD Interview with Emily Butler Bell, Associate Director
National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable

"It can take a while for new clinical findings to get implemented in primary care, so I saw that academic detailers and practice facilitators serve a key role in getting these findings into clinical practice." 

A NaRCAD Interview with Colorado ABCD (Assuring Better Childhood Development)

"Building rapport and credibility with clinicians is crucial to gaining commitment to change, and as emphasized through the academic detailing approach, making multiple in-person visits really enables this by allowing us to learn about and be responsive to the practice's unique strengths and needs." Learn more.
 Academic Detailing in the News
What's happening globally in the field of clinical outreach education

Opioid-related deaths have reached an all-time high in the United States. More than 47,000 people died in 2014, and the numbers are rising. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this month released prescribing guidelines to help primary care physicians safely treat chronic pain while reducing opioid dependency and abuse. Read More.

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